Sheraton Denver West Hotel


360 Union Boulevard, Lakewood, CO, 80228, United States   •  Weather:   

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A Wide Array of Things to Do in Denver, Colorado

There is no shortage of great things to do and see in Denver, from cultural and sporting events to numerous summer and winter outdoor opportunities in the mountains. Boasting an easily accessible location, Sheraton Denver West Hotel is the perfect "home base" for your Colorado adventure. We're located next door to Federal Center Station, so you can take the lightrail to a variety of nearby activities. You can also attend an Avalanche hockey, Broncos Football, Rockies baseball, Nuggets basketball, or Rapids soccer game in the most modern and beautiful stadiums. Or visit Red Rocks Amphitheatre, the Coors brewery, or nearly a dozen ski areas for both winter and summer enjoyment. If retail therapy is more your style, we're just a short distance away from some of Denver's best shopping destinations.

We've listed some of our favorite things to do below. Book your stay at our hotel today, and experience them all in person!       

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What's Nearby

  1. Applewood Public Golf Couse
  2. Arrowhead Golf Course
  3. Fossil Trace Golf Club
  4. Fox Hollow Golf Course
  5. The Homestead Golf Course
  6. Bandimere Speedway
  7. Buffalo Bill’s Grave and Museum
  8. Coors Brewery
  9. Coors Field
  10. Denver Botanic Gardens
  11. Pepsi Center
  12. Red Rocks Amphitheatre
  13. Rocky Mountains
  14. Sports Authority Field at Mile High
  15. Belmar Shopping Center
  16. Cherry Creek Shopping Center
  17. Colorado Mills Mall
  18. Breckenridge Ski Resort
  19. Copper Mountain Ski Resort
  20. Keystone Resorts
  21. Loveland Ski Area
  22. Winter Park Ski Resort

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Local Attractions

Things to do in Denver - Red Rocks Amphitheatre

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Red Rocks Amphitheatre

6 Miles

Located just a few miles from our hotel, Red Rocks Amphitheatre showcases a scenic location, paired with amazing acoustics, and is one of the country's top venues for concerts and events.

Like music? Learn more about Grandoozy - an incredible festival coming this Summer to Denver >

Things to do in Denver - Elitch Gardens

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Elitch Gardens

8 miles

Elitch Gardens Amusement Park features over 50 rides and plenty of fun things to do for the entire family. Approximately a 10-minute drive or a short light rail ride away from the hotel, it's America's only downtown area theme and water park.

Things to do in Denver - Coors Brewery

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Coors Brewery

7.5 Miles

Visit the home of the American classic - enjoy tours, tastings, and more. Coors Brewery is just a short drive from Sheraton Denver West Hotel.

Things to do in Denver - Buffalo Billu2019s Grave and Museum

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Buffalo Bill’s Grave and Museum

9 Miles

Make a trip to this tribute to the cowboy days, and explore the exhibits, observation deck, special events, and gift shop.

Things to do in Denver - Denver Botanic Gardens

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Denver Botanic Gardens

10 Miles

Spend some time wandering, and learn about the thousands of plants that make up one of the most popular botanical gardens in the nation.

Things to do in Denver - Rocky Mountains

Rocky Mountains

15 Miles

Awe inspiring views, prime skiing conditions, and outdoor activities make the mountains a top attraction for millions of tourists every year.

Things to do in Denver - Sports

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Things to do in Denver - Shopping


  • Colorado Mills Mall- 2 Miles
  • Belmar Shopping Center - 4.5 Miles
  • Cherry Creek Shopping Center - 10 Miles
Things to do in Denver - Golf


  • Applewood Public Golf Course - 5 Miles
  • Fossil Trace Golf Club - 5 Miles
  • Fox Hollow Golf Course - 7 Miles
  • The Homestead Golf Course - 7 Miles
  • Arrowhead Golf Course - 27 Miles
Things to do in Denver - Skiing


  • Loveland Ski Area- 45 Miles
  • Keystone Resorts - 50 Miles
  • Winterpark Ski Resort - 67 Miles
  • Breckenridge Ski Resort - 74 Miles
  • Copper Mountain Ski Resort - 76 Miles
Visit universities near Sheraton Denver West Hotel


  • Colorado Christian University - 3.1 miles
  • Colorado School of Mines - 6.3 miles